skip to content
Native son, and, How Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Native son, and, How "Bigger" was born

Author: Richard Wright
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperPerennial, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st HarperPerennial edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Trapped in the poverty-stricken ghetto of Chicago's South Side, a young African-American man finds release only in acts of violence.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Bildungsromane
Named Person: Richard Wright; Richard Wright
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wright
ISBN: 0060812494 9780060812492
OCLC Number: 27471072
Notes: "The restored text established by the Library of America."
Description: xxviii, 594 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Introduction: How "Bigger" Was Born / Richard Wright --
Book 1 --
Book 2 --
Book 3 --
Afterword / John Reilly --
Selected Bibliography.
Other Titles: Native son
How "Bigger" was born
Responsibility: Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Arnold Rampersad.

Abstract:

Trapped in the poverty-stricken ghetto of Chicago's South Side, a young African-American man finds release only in acts of violence.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27471072> # Native son, and, How "Bigger" was born
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "27471072" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3856087341#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3856087341#Person/wright_richard_1908_1960> ; # Richard Wright
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204048> ; # Illinois--Chicago.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1150177> ; # Thomas, Bigger (Fictitious character)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.52/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3856087341#Place/chicago_ill> ; # Chicago (Ill.)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3856087341#Topic/african_american_men> ; # African American men
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799236> ; # African American men
   schema:alternateName "How "Bigger" was born" ;
   schema:alternateName "Native son" ;
   schema:bookEdition "1st HarperPerennial ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/34464524> ; # Richard Wright
   schema:datePublished "1993" ;
   schema:description "Trapped in the poverty-stricken ghetto of Chicago's South Side, a young African-American man finds release only in acts of violence."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3856087341> ;
   schema:genre "Bildungsromans"@en ;
   schema:genre "Bildungsromane"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Native son, and, How "Bigger" was born"@en ;
   schema:productID "27471072" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27471072#PublicationEvent/new_york_ny_harperperennial_1993> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3856087341#Agent/harperperennial> ; # HarperPerennial
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060812492> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27471072> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3856087341#Agent/harperperennial> # HarperPerennial
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "HarperPerennial" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3856087341#Person/wright_richard_1908_1960> # Richard Wright
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1908" ;
   schema:deathDate "1960" ;
   schema:familyName "Wright" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Wright" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1150177> # Thomas, Bigger (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Thomas, Bigger (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204048> # Illinois--Chicago.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Illinois--Chicago." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799236> # African American men
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American men"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34464524> # Richard Wright
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1908" ;
   schema:deathDate "1960" ;
   schema:familyName "Wright" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Wright" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060812492>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0060812494" ;
   schema:isbn "9780060812492" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.